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Colonisation of Australia

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A theme page about the Colonisation of Australia with lesson plans and materials for intermediate level students (A2.2 -B1), year 8-9 in Sweden
Related themes: Colonisation of North America, English Conquers the World

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European discovery of Australia – School A to Zhttp://www.schoolatoz.nsw.edu.au/homework-and-study/other-subjects-and-projects/history/discovery-of-australiaThe most significant exploration of Australia in the 17th century was by the Dutch. It was around this time the Dutch East India Company was trading with islands that now make up Indonesia.

 

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Our shared history | Sections | Share Our Pridehttp://shareourpride.reconciliation.org.au/sections/our-shared-history/Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples have inhabited Australia since millennia, and their cultures, laws, ceremonies and connection to the land is strong and enduring.

 

Viewing

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The First Voyage of James Cook – YouTube (5:07)https://youtu.be/WVYueGy0IMQBe taken from Botany Bay to an animated journey of Captain James Cook and his crew on the Endeavour. Animation

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A Brief History Of Australia – YouTube (5:59)https://youtu.be/PhY9PBceqYYAn animated history of Australia, from European discovery to modern day Australia. Funny, slap-stick humour, with a little satire thrown in.

 

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Captain James Cook returns to Hawaii for Ship Repairs – YouTube (9:13)https://youtu.be/pq95bIDWYmUAgainst all advice, including Lt William Bligh, Capt James Cook made a decision to return to a known harbour to perform repairs to the ships mast.

 

 

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Aboriginal people and the colony of NSW – Australian History, Colonisation (0:42)http://dl.nfsa.gov.au/module/1612/Aboriginal people and the colony of NSW is an excerpt from the documentary Rites of Passage the second episode of the two-part series entitled Rogue Nation, produced in 2009.

 

Aborigines

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Dreamtime of the Aborigines Ancient Civilizations Low – YouTube (6:16)https://youtu.be/XjVkPivEj14Instructional video of the Dreamtime of the Aboriginies. Auto-generated subtitles.

 

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Australian Aborigines – YouTube (4:58)https://youtu.be/YqkgKkW8o6EA brief history of the Aborigines of Australia. I do not own any of the pictures or music used in the making of this video.

 

The Land Owns Us | Global Oneness Projecthttps://www.globalonenessproject.org/library/films/land-owns-us?gclid=Cj0KEQiArK6lBRC5-_jv48uxgrgBEiQAuxdZ9bPBK4F7_8rB_ARalmg7z69jWfYCa4cN9-Fb3MHvDlYaAi4b8P8HAQThe interconnectedness of every living thing is not just an idea but a way of life. In “The Land Owns Us”, we see this important message come to life.

 

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Australian History 101 – Darah (Australian Aboriginal Hip-Hop) – YouTube (5:01)https://youtu.be/uCZneDswWS0The song is something I wanted to get out for a while now. It is a history of the experiences of my people since colonisation.

 

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